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Can China Stop Organ Trafficking?

Guo Bin, a six-year-old boy from Shanxi province, in northern China, thought the sky had gone permanently dark when he woke up, one day this summer, bloody-faced and crying near his parents’ home. “We originally thought he had fallen down and smashed his face,” Guo’s father, a farmer, told a local …

Stimolazione elettrica del midollo spinale: quattro paraplegici muovono le gambe

<i>Aggiornamento del 18 agosto 2016, ore 11:45 – Questo articolo sta suscitando nuovamente molto interesse nei nostri lettori ma ricordiamo che la sua</i> …

Le 10 scoperte più importanti del 2013 secondo "Science"

Immunoterapia efficace contro i tumori, mini-organi artificiali e nuove tecniche di <i>imaging</i> per studiare il cervello, celle fotovoltaiche a basso …

La proteina che impedisce alle cellule di gonfiarsi ed esplodere

La proteina chiave che impedisce a una cellula di gonfiarsi fino a esplodere in seguito ai cambiamenti nella concentrazione di sali nell'ambiente …

La proteina che permette l'incontro fra ovocita e spermatozoo

Il recettore delle cellule uovo dei mammiferi che permette allo spermatozoo di riconoscerle, agganciarle e fecondarle è stato identificato da un …

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Invalicabile tabù laico

<b>IL PARADOSSO</b> della Croce fu concepito da Paolo. Lo strumento di supplizio più abietto, che rendeva impuri e miserabili coloro che vi venivano …

A 94 anni nonna Lea collauda robot badante, per lei Mr Robin

Progetto Ue, in 14 case entro 2014 e sul mercato a fine 2015<p>Per nonna Lea, 94 anni, la libertà di poter vivere da sola nella sua casa si chiama …

This molecular sensor fits in your hand, reads your food - CNN.com

SCiO is a pocket molecular sensor that allows users to check the nutritional value of food, among other things<p><b>(CNN)</b> -- Anyone who has been deceived by a punchbowl at a party, or a diet-busting cake, will recognize the value of knowing exactly what you are eating. A new pocket scanner promises to …

New Research Affirms That Milky Way Has Four Spiral Arms

Our Milky Way galaxy has four arms instead of two, according to just published results of a 12-year study by scientists in the U.K.<p>The findings, published in the <i>Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society</i>, affirm what astronomers surmised in the 1950s but began to doubt in 2008 after seeing …

New theory suggests the universe emerged from a long, cold deep freeze

Conventional thinking has it that the universe and all the matter within it exploded out from a single point, the so-called Big Bang Singularity. But …

Hints To Longevity Found In Blood Of 115-Year-Old Woman

She maintained clear cognition until near the end of her life.<p>Born in 1890, Hendrikje van Andel-Schipper died at the age of 115 in 2005, leaving her body to science. Until very close to her death, she remained in relatively good health and cognition, and was for example able to carry on a …

Stem Cells Regenerate Heart Muscle in New Study

Injections of human stem cells can replace dead heart tissue in monkeys, spurring the growth of muscle patches 10 times larger than ever before. The technique may one day help treat heart failure in humans.<p><b>On any given day, approximately 3000 Americans</b> have their names on a waiting list to receive …

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Reprieve for men: Y chromosome is not vanishing

Alarming shrinkage has stopped, researchers say, because the Y is a bastion of elite genes<p>The Y chromosome is definitely the runt of our chromosome litter. Among our 23 pairs of these precious genetic bundles, pairs one through 22 are basically equal in size. But the Y—which holds genes that …

Scoperta la proteina che ringiovanisce il cuore

E' la sentinella e lo spazzino delle cellule<p>Si chiama Atrogin–1 la proteina che permette alle cellule del cuore di ripulirsi dalle sostanze tossiche, …

La risposta sessuale umana all'odore del corpo

Uomini e donne possono affidarsi all'olfatto nella ricerca di potenziali partner? Gli uccelli lo fanno, lo fanno le api, e ora gli scienziati hanno …